Grade II Listed Grandeur
PUBLISHED: 08:33 23 July 2010 | UPDATED: 17:36 20 February 2013
A mid-19th-century property in a village near Yeovil
This mid-19th-century property in a village near Yeovil offers period features plus its own two-bedroom cottage
West Farm is a Grade II Listed house with two-bed cottage on the edge of the south Somerset village of Yeovil Marsh. There is a date stone of 1850 and, as expected with a property of this age, plenty of period features remain, including stone mullion windows, large open stone fireplaces and parquet flooring. The accommodation is perfect for family life and is arranged over two floors.
An additional cottage could be used in various ways by a dependent relative, as staff accommodation or possibly as a source of letting income.
Within the 1 1/2 acres of gardens and grounds there is garaging for three cars, store rooms, a timber games room and a greenhouse. The formal gardens are mainly laid to lawn and are surrounded by trees and shrubs. There is also a small pond with a fountain and a large area of paved terrace which is perfect for alfresco dining.
Internal floor area: House approx 331 sq m/3561 sq ft; cottage and garage: 139 sq m/1496 sq ft
Ground floor: Four reception rooms, study, cloakroom, utility room and kitchen
First floor: Five bedrooms and two bathrooms
Additional accommodation: A detached cottage is arranged on the first floor of a stone outbuilding and comprises a kitchen/dining room, sitting room, two bedrooms and a bathroom.
Outside: The formal gardens are laid to lawn and there is a pond and paved terrace. Within the 1 1/2 acres are garaging, store rooms, timber games room and greenhouse.
Where: West Farm, Yeovil Marsh
Location: The property is on the edge of the village, which is two miles from Yeovil and 4 1/2 miles from the A303
Guide Price: 1,150,000
Contact: Knight Frank, 01935 812236